2011 Chicago Area Political And Social Behavior (Cab) Workshop Logistics

Date and Time:

 Friday, May 6, 2011
10:00 a.m. - 7:45 p.m.


Northwestern University
Norris University Center
The Wildcat Room, (Room 101)
1999 Campus DriveEvanston Campus


Church Street Self Park
525 Church Street
Evanston, IL

This garage is located on the east side of Chicago Avenue between Church Street and Clark Street (enter the garage from either street).

Meter parking on both sides of Chicago Avenue is also available. However, meters are good for only two hours.

For more information about parking in Evanston, see: http://www.cityofevanston.org/parking/

Public Transportation:

El: CTA Purple Line to the Foster stop

Metra Union Pacific North Line to the Davis Street station (Zone C)
901 Davis Street,
(847) 492-5066

Directions to Workshop Location:

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The workshop will take place at Norris University Center, Wildcat Room, 1999 Sheridan Rd., Evanston, Ill.

Driving: Take Sheridan Road into Evanston from the north or south. Enter Northwestern at Campus Drive on the southeast end of campus, Entrance A, just off of Sheridan. The entrance is next to Evanston's south beach, and is marked with signs for Northwestern University and Northwestern's Boat House.

El Train: Take the Purple Line to Foster; walk east down Foster Avenue. Cross Sheridan Road and continue to walk east through campus. Cross through the main library plaza, and the Norris Center will be just to the east of the library on Lake Michigan.


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The dinner will take place at Siam Splendour (Thai restaurant), 1125 Emerson St., Evanston, IL, (847-492-1008). See map in your workshop folder for walking directions from the Norris Center.

Local Hotels:

Hilton Garden Inn
1818 Maple Avenue
Evanston, IL
(847) 475-6400

Hotel Orrington
1710 Orrington Ave.
Evanston, IL
(847) 866-8700

Best Western University Plaza
1501 Sherman Ave.
Evanston, IL
(847) 491-6400